Tuesday, December 14, 2010

How to give Gift Cards...

The greatest gift is a portion of thyself. -Ralph Waldo Emerson I saw a cute little felt pouch/tag somewhere in my blog hopping recently, so when when my Mom asked me for some Gift Card holders I decided to play around a little with Felt. These are not top notch, but for my first time I am OK with that! :) LOL

I just did a simple fold and measure with the card itself, stitched the sides, cut the tag shape on the top and added the circle. I punched a hole with my Cropadile then added the ribbon.

The holly leaves were hand cut from some scraps...



I had Just picked up this pretty snowflake bling at the Mike's $1 Spot the day before...


This is the first time I have used this die that I won from Beate last year!!!

Supplies:
My Favorite Things Felt (
Beautiful Garden,) Mary Englebright Gem Snowflake, Zva Gems, Spellbinders Candy Cane Die, Nestabilities Circle Die , Red Copic Marker (for the candy cane stripes,) Sewing Machine, Random Ribbon Scraps

Challenges:
Sparkle Creations:
Shabby Tea Room:
Allsorts: Last Minute Christmas
Craft Your Days Away: Pinches/Die Cuts (Candy Cane)
CES Challenges: Anything but a Christmas Card
No Time To Stamp: Quick & Easy Gifts
Charisma Cardz: Christmas Gift

thanks for stopping by!

14 comments:

  1. Shut the frack up! Did you sew and make felt little holder? Tooo cute!! Hugs, (I need one today...)

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  2. Oh I LOVE these with the felt - I have to make some now! Thanks for the inspiration! Don't you just love the snowflake from Mike's?? I got them and the scottie dogs.

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  3. So pretty, Rachel! Thanks for joining us this week in the Tea Room for our create with felt challenge :)

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  4. These are just fabulous Rachel.Thanks for sharing this with us at CYDA.xxx

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  5. These are fabulous!
    Thanks for playing along with my Last Minute Christmas challenge at Allsorts this week.
    Good luck
    Debs xx

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  6. Oooh these are great gift card holders I love that you have used felt and the embellies are great too
    Thanks for playing along at CYDA this time

    Jackie x

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  7. These are just adorable!

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  8. what a fabby idea...I love felt too...hmmmmm...lol.. thanks so much for sharing with us at CES xx

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  9. Wonderful gift card holders! I'll have to keep them in mind for next Christmas! :) Thanks for playing along with us at TSTR! :)

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  10. Super adorable tags!! Love them all! Thanks for joining us this week in the Tea Room!

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  11. these are fab love them :o)

    Thanks for joining us for the Allsorts challenge this week

    Hugs

    Amanda xx

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  12. such a great idea! love it! thanks for playing along this week at the Shabby Tea Room!! : )

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  13. Great idea for the gift card holders! Thanks for playing along at CYDA this time.
    Carol Ann xx

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